The median annual salary for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 399 430
Rank change year-on-year +25 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 22 41 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 42
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £31,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14137 17911 20464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11842 15249 16693
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East.

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails Developer in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +24 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hampshire +9 9 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Surrey +38 4 £50,000 -
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Ruby
1 56 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 30 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (42.86%) HTML
5 17 (30.36%) TDD
6 11 (19.64%) CSS
6 11 (19.64%) Linux
6 11 (19.64%) BDD
7 10 (17.86%) Open Source
7 10 (17.86%) React
8 9 (16.07%) Web Development
9 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 7 (12.50%) OO
10 7 (12.50%) MySQL
10 7 (12.50%) Scrum
10 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 5 (8.93%) OOP
11 5 (8.93%) PHP
11 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (8.93%) RSpec
12 4 (7.14%) JRuby
12 4 (7.14%) jQuery
12 4 (7.14%) Java
12 4 (7.14%) Python
13 3 (5.36%) GitHub
13 3 (5.36%) .NET
13 3 (5.36%) Finance
14 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
14 2 (3.57%) Risk Management

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) RSpec
3 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 24 (42.86%) HTML
3 11 (19.64%) CSS
4 10 (17.86%) React
5 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.14%) jQuery
6 4 (7.14%) JRuby
7 3 (5.36%) .NET
8 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.57%) Node.js
8 2 (3.57%) Phusion Passenger
9 1 (1.79%) Ajax
9 1 (1.79%) CSS3
9 1 (1.79%) HTML5
9 1 (1.79%) J2EE
9 1 (1.79%) Java EE
9 1 (1.79%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Fintech
1 2 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) TDD
3 11 (19.64%) BDD
4 10 (17.86%) Open Source
5 9 (16.07%) Web Development
6 7 (12.50%) OO
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
7 5 (8.93%) OOP
8 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.79%) DevOps
9 1 (1.79%) Fraud Detection
9 1 (1.79%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.79%) Kanban
9 1 (1.79%) MVC
9 1 (1.79%) OOD
9 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Ruby
2 30 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.93%) PHP
4 4 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (1.79%) Plumtree
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago